Saturday was a magical day at Soldier Field. Fans stuck through the bitter cold and snow to watch their Blackhawks dismantle the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-1 on the snowy rink.
Marian Hossa will be out 2-3 weeks with the upper-body injury he sustained on Saturday night against the Pittsburgh Penguins.
I didn't have to sit outside in the lakefront swirl Saturday night, so I won't even try to justify being as brave as the 61,000 Blackhawks die-hards who were exposed to the elements.
The snow was still falling nearly two hours after the Chicago Blackhawks and Pittsburgh Penguins exited the Soldier Field ice.
Kris Versteeg had been waiting anxiously for his 100th career goal.